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CLE Accreditation Course for VA Law – How to File a Successful Application for Benefits using VA's New Claim Procedures (NEW)

CLE Accreditation Course for VA LawCompleted in July, 2017
ONLINE and DVD Format

Are you looking for a Continuing Legal Education Course course to maintain your VA Accreditation as a claims agent or attorney with the Dept. of Veterans Affairs?

This new CLE – approved by the Department of Veterans Affair's Office of General Counsel in April 2017 – will meet the mandated first year CLE requirements or any ongoing 3 hours of CLE on veterans law and procedures required every two years (see 38 C.F.R. § 14.629). The information in this course and the detailed handbook included with the course is a result of knowledge derived from our participation in thousands of claims for veterans disability benefits.

This course includes the handbook (How to Apply for VA Benefits for Recent and Senior Veterans and Their Survivors - 2017 Edition) for providing comprehensive information on all veterans disability claims.

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$169.00* | Book** & Data Disc | Available Online

Quantity:

* 1 course per user. Volume discounts available. Firms may also purchase additional course certificates without the book. Please contact us to discuss.

** If you already purchased the 2017 book: How to Apply for Dept. of Veterans Affairs Benefits for Recent and Senior Veterans and Their Survivors, we will discount the purchase price of this Course. Please call (800) 989-8137 to get this discount.

State Credits (MCLE)

This course, along with being approved nationwide to satisfy VA's CLE requirements, is also pre-approved for 3 state CLE credits in California (3 credits), Colorado (4 credits), Florida (3 credits), Illinois (3 credits), Missouri (3.6 credits), New Jersey (3.6 credits), North Carolina (3 credits), Ohio (3 credits) and Tennessee (3 credits). More states coming soon...


What You Get with this Course

ArrowA pre-printed "Certificate of Completion" with detailed instructions for submission to simplify and safeguard your notifying the Office of General Counsel of your completed training

ArrowA DVD containing the 6 training modules in MP4 format (we also provide a link for you to view the video training portion online if you choose)

ArrowVideo training module titles (3 hour viewing time):

Module 1 – Introduction and Overview of Claim Representation (21 minutes)

Module 2 – Description of New Claims Procedures and New Forms to Use (20 minutes)

Module 3 – How to File a Successful Disability Compensation Claim (46 minutes)

Module 4 – How to File a Successful Pension Claim (62 minutes)

Module 5 – DIC, Adverse Decisions, Accrued Benefits and Burial Benefits (25 minutes)

Module 6 – Final Instructions and Other Important Information (6 minutes)

ArrowTraining and support materials on the DVD which include: A discussion of the proposed rules changes for Pension, All of the regulations in Title 38 CFR Part 14 pertaining to accreditation Instructions on how to put together a consulting practice to legally make income from helping veterans with claims without having to do appeals Instructions for submitting the Course Training Certificate to VA and applying to your state for mandatory CLE credit

ArrowA 550 page handbook, How to Apply for Department of Veterans Affairs Benefits for Veterans and Their Survivors (2017 Edition), providing detailed step-by-step instructions for submitting all veterans disability claims – more than 30 categories of claims. The handbook has been enlarged and updated for filing successful claims and includes:

- 550 pages of detailed instructions, strategies and hints, rate tables for 2017 and other vital information pertinent to up-to-date filing procedures

- A CD containing the containing 240 VA surveys, Disability Benefits Questionnaires, VA claims forms and other important filing documents, and thousands of pages of support material which includes:


New Information on Filing

This training covers important new information for 2017 on filing successful claims or appeals and includes:

CLE Course - Understanding Veterans Law and the New, Successful, Fully Developed Claim System

Understanding VA Law & the New, Successful Fully Developed Claim SystemUpdated in December, 2016
ONLINE and DVD Format

We designed this CLE not only to help you maintain your VA Accreditation (see 38 C.F.R. § 14.629) and acquire a thorough knowledge of VA benefits available to veterans and their survivors, but more importantly to teach you how to competently apply for those benefits.

Through the video training, the supplemental training documents, the 550 page step-by-step instruction in the book, and the 240 VA forms and claims support documents on CD, you will develop a skill set necessary to successfully prepare claims for Disability Compensation, DIC, Pension, VA Healthcare, Funeral Benefits, Aid and Attendance Allowances, and more...

Our courses also include the handbook (How to Apply for VA Benefits for Recent and Senior Veterans and Their Survivors - 2017 Edition) for providing comprehensive information on all veterans disability claims.

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$169.00* | Book** & Data Disc | Available Online

Quantity:

* 1 course per user. Volume discounts available. Firms may also purchase additional course certificates without the book. Please contact us to discuss.

** If you already purchased the 2017 book: How to Apply for Dept. of Veterans Affairs Benefits for Recent and Senior Veterans and Their Survivors, we will discount the purchase price of this Course. Please call (800) 989-8137 to get this discount.

State Credits (MCLE)

This course, along with being approved nationwide to satisfy VA's CLE requirements, is also pre-approved for state CLE credits in California (3.75 credits), Colorado (5 credits), Florida (4.5 credits), Georgia (3.8 credits), Illinois (3.75 credits), Missouri (4.5 credits), New Jersey (4.6 credits), North Carolina (3.5 credits), Ohio (3.5 credits), Tennessee (3.75 credits), Utah (3 credits), and Virginia (3 credits).


Description of Contents


The Course


Objectives of This Course


List of Training and Support Materials Included on the Course DVD

  1. Understanding the Proposed Rules Changes for Veterans Pension and Survivors Pension
  2. GAO Accreditation Report
  3. GAO Pension Abuse Report
  4. Article - Proposed Legislation for Look Back and Penalty for VA Veterans Pension
  5. Article - VA Looking for Authority from Congress to Institute a Look Back and Penalty for Veterans Pension
  6. Accreditation and the Charging of Fees
  7. Generating Income from Your Practice by Assisting Veterans
  8. Qualification Requirements for VA Benefits
  9. Citations from Federal Code Pertaining to Accreditation, Charging Fees and Appeals
  10. VA Geriatric Care Services

Course Outline